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Employment & Internships

Employment

Students graduating with math-related majors are in high demand for their technical and problem-solving abilities. Here is a small sampling of jobs some recent students have obtained right after graduation.

  • Actuarial Analyst, MassMutual
  • Actuarial Analyst, Travelers
  • Business Analyst, ISO New England
  • Marketing Analyst, Fidelity Investments
  • Mutual Fund Accountant, State Street Corporation
  • Stress Testing Analyst, GE Capital

Students graduating with the elementary or secondary education option have all found employment at various schools in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Internships

The Department of Mathematics works closely with the Career Development Center to make students aware of relevant internships. Recent students have obtained internships at MassMutual, GE Financial, Towers Watson, and various other banks and insurance companies.

An internship is often paid, and many of them take place over the summer. Some internships can be done for credit during the year through the MATH 480-481 Internship in Mathematics courses.

If you are interested in obtaining an internship, work with your academic advisor and the Career Development Center. You may have to start as early as the fall to obtain an internship for the following summer.